Before verifying normal operation and making configuration changes and so on you should wait until the FortiGate-7000 is completely started up and synchronized. This can take a few minutes.
To confirm that the FortiGate-7000 is synchronized, go to Monitor > Configuration Sync Monitor. If the system is synchronized, all of the FIMs and FPMs should be visible and their Configuration Status should be In Sync. The Configuration Sync Monitor also indicates if any modules are not synchronized.
You can also view the Sensor Information dashboard widget to confirm that system temperatures are normal and that all power supplies and fans are operating normally.
From the menu bar at the top of the GUI, you can click on the host name and pull down a list of the FIMs and FPMs in the FortiGate-7000. From the list you can see the status of each FIM or FPM, change the host name, or log into the GUI using the special management port number.
From the CLI you can use the
diagnose sys confsync status | grep in_sy command to view the synchronization status of the FIMs and FPMs. If all of the FIMs and FPMs are synchronized, each output line should include
in_sync=1. If a line ends with
in_sync=0, that FIM or FPM is not synchronized. The following example just shows a few output lines:
diagnose sys confsync status | grep in_sy FIM10E3E16000062, Slave, uptime=53740.68, priority=2, slot_id=2:2, idx=3, flag=0x10, in_sync=1 FIM04E3E16000010, Slave, uptime=53790.94, priority=3, slot_id=1:1, idx=0, flag=0x10, in_sync=1 FIM04E3E16000014, Master, uptime=53781.29, priority=1, slot_id=2:1, idx=1, flag=0x10, in_sync=1 FIM10E3E16000040, Slave, uptime=53707.36, priority=4, slot_id=1:2, idx=2, flag=0x10, in_sync=1 FPM20E3E16900234, Slave, uptime=53790.98, priority=16, slot_id=2:3, idx=4, flag=0x64, in_sync=1 FPM20E3E16900269, Slave, uptime=53783.67, priority=17, slot_id=2:4, idx=5, flag=0x64, in_sync=1 FPM20E3E17900113, Slave, uptime=53783.78, priority=116, slot_id=1:3, idx=6, flag=0x64, in_sync=1 FPM20E3E17900217, Slave, uptime=53784.11, priority=117, slot_id=1:4, idx=7, flag=0x64, in_sync=1 ...